At Borderway Mart, Carlisle on Monday 4th May Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly sale of breeding sheep.
A quality show of ewes and lambs were forward, with all classes being well bid for.
Top price of the day of £100 was achieved by Messrs Taylor, The Harras, Ainstable with a pen of Texel hoggs.
All classes were easily sold, with older Texel ewes selling to £75 from Messrs Bell, Holmewrangle, Armathwaite.
Leading prices per head:
Hoggs and Lambs: Texel £100, £96 (x2), £87, £86 The Harras, £92 (x2), £91 Dockray Hall, Suffolk £90 The Harras.
Ewes and Lambs: Texel £75, £64, £60.50, £60 Holmewrangle Farm, £71 Bulls Head Farm, Greyfaced £65 Bulls Head Farm, Swaledale £42 Stoneknowe Farm.
Shearlings and Lambs: Greyfaced £65 Dockray Hall.
The next sale on Monday 11th May, will include the Annual sale of Ewes with Lambs at foot. Entries are now invited for cataloguing.
For more information please contact the Auctioneer David Fearon on 07500173273 or 01228 406200.